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Bowl With The Force March 25

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia is getting ready for Bowl for Kids’ Sake, [...]

Weatherfest 2017 at EdVenture Saturday March14

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

EdVenture and the National Weather Service (NWS) are teaming up for Weatherfest 2017 at EdVenture [...]

Lexington’s St Patrick’s Parade this Sunday 

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Irish eyes will be smiling in downtown Lexington this Sunday, March 12 at 3pm as [...]

CAYCE

Cayce taking tourism event applications

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The City of Cayce is currently accepting applications from organizations planning events and activities open [...]

SCANA, Cayce dedicate new sign

February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

There’s a new sign of economic growth in Cayce. SCANA Corporation, the parent company of [...]

Cayce gets grant for lights

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The City of Cayce is has announced it has received a $5,000 energy efficiency grant [...]

Cayce to begin boat landing repairs

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The City of Cayce has announced the repair of Thomas Newman Boat Landing along the [...]

WEST COLUMBIA

West Columbia offering grants

January 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

The City of West Columbia is promoting business, growth, and safety with numerous new grant [...]

Holiday Parade of Lights December 10

November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

The Cayce-West Columbia Holiday Parade of Lights will be held December 10. The parade will [...]

West Columbia adds Art to annual Tree Lighting

November 17th, 2016|0 Comments

The City of West Columbia is hosting the 12th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting December 2 [...]

West Columbia Police kick off fan project

June 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The West Columbia Police Department is kicking off the 2016 “Fan the Heat” project for [...]

CHAMBER NEWS

West Columbia Fire Department hosts Lunch & Learn

December 10th, 2015|0 Comments

The West Columbia Fire Department hosted a Lunch & Learn event in cooperation with the [...]

Love Mitsubishi named chamber’s Business of the Year

November 19th, 2015|0 Comments

John Wise of Love Mitsubishi received the award for Business of the Year chosen by the [...]

NON PROFITS

Masonic Lodges Trade The GIANT GAVEL

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Last month, Gaston Masonic Lodge #382 was able to capture the GIANT GAVEL from Springdale [...]

Babcock Center Gives Back to Its Community

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

The folks at the Batesburg/Leesville Work Activity Center believe in giving back to the community.  [...]

BUSINESS

Engineering firm adds design engineer

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

RB Todd Consulting Engineers, Inc. announced today a continued expansion with the hiring of design engineer Arthur Fairley. The firm continues to add staff in [...]

New online service allows official business filings online

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Secretary of State Mark Hammond has announced organizations in South Carolina can now file more [...]

New photography studio opens

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

  A new photography studio has opened in the West Columbia/Springdale area. New Generations Photography [...]

EDUCATION

River Bluff student invited to national honor band

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Music for All, one of the nation’s largest music education organizations, invited River Bluff High Student Ian Merlin Jones to perform with its 2017 Honor [...]

Students celebrate earning athletic letters

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Try as he might, Lexington High Student Vaj James Runkle could not stop smiling as [...]

Lexington 2 breaks ground on CATE Center

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The Lexington School District Two Board and Administration hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new [...]

PUBLIC SAFETY

Lexington Sheriff’s employee death subject of SLED investigation

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating the death of a Lexington County Sheriff’s Department civilian employee. Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the [...]

Irmo woman arrested for being drunk at school

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

  A substitute teacher at Brookland-Cayce High School who lives in Irmo has been arrested [...]

Woman dies in fire

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim that was found dead in a [...]

NATURAL RESOURCES

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in March, get free trees

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for everyone to celebrate the arrival of spring by planting trees. Join the Arbor Day Foundation in [...]

Public comment open for 2017 aquatic plant management plan

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Millions of dollars have been spent to control the growth of invasive plants like hydrilla [...]

SCPRT’s chief of staff awarded the Order of the Palmetto

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Amy Duffy, the chief of staff for the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & [...]

SPORTS

White Knoll trainer earns award 

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

White Knoll High School Head Athletic Trainer Sheila C. Gordon recently added another accolade to her list of career achievements. Gordon received the National Athletic Trainers’ [...]

Brookland-Cayce High School cheerleaders

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

The Brookland-Cayce High School cheerleaders were recognized at the Lexington 2 Board meeting for being [...]

Nine White Knoll students sign to colleges

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

White Knoll High hosted a busy National Signing Day February 1. Nine student-athletes signed their [...]

POLITICS

House Passes FY2017-2018 Budget

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Agrees to a fiscally conservative and responsible financial package (Columbia, SC) - House Speaker Jay Lucas (District 65-Darlington) issued the following statement after the SC [...]

SCDOT Accepts ‘Build with the Best Award’

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

The Leadership Team at the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) accepted the “Build with [...]

Suspended drivers may be able to reduce time

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Suspended drivers have chance to reduce remaining sentence during week in March The South Carolina [...]

COLUMNS

Hattie’s View: For goodness sake

March 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Hattie's Viewby Ellen Coffey I can still remember when there was no running water at my grandparents country home. We drank water from a dipper and [...]

Hattie’s View: So, the cream rises to the top?

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Hattie's Viewby Ellen Coffey America is still America the beautiful folks, but somehow [...]

Jesus Every Day: Tell Them Often

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Jesus Every DayBy Dr. Jed N. Snyder Ephesians 5:25 “Husbands, love your wives, [...]

ENTERTAINMENT

Zoo needs votes

March 21st, 2017|0 Comments

With only one week left to vote, Riverbanks Zoo and Garden remains among the top five in USA Today's 10 Best Readers' Choice travel award [...]

Smith named State Fair general manager

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

The South Carolina State Fair has named Nancy L. Smith the fair's new general manager, [...]

Weatherfest 2017 at EdVenture Saturday March14

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

EdVenture and the National Weather Service (NWS) are teaming up for Weatherfest 2017 at EdVenture [...]

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Plumbers wanted – will train

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Local plumbing and drain service company has need for service plumbers and/or trainees. Steady work and [...]

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December 15th, 2015|0 Comments

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USED 2013 Ford F-150 4WD SuperCab

November 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

KEYLESS ENTRY, JUST SERVICED, CLEAN CARFAX, CRUISE CONTROL, CD PLAYER, PWR MIRRORS, PWR WINDOWS, and [...]

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USED 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer CVT SE AWD

November 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

KEYLESS ENTRY, FOUR NEW TIRES, JUST SERVICED, 1 OWNER, CLEAN CARFAX, LOCAL TRADE, CRUISE CONTROL, [...]

SENIOR NEWS

AARP launches campaign keep investors alert

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

With Americans losing tens of billions of dollars annually to investment fraud schemes, what mindsets [...]

AARP launches campaign to protect medicare

February 12th, 2017|0 Comments

AARP today launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by [...]

Get replacement social security tax forms online with ease

January 25th, 2017|0 Comments

By Chris Jenkins, Public Affairs Specialist Social Security Administration   It’s that time of year [...]

FROM THE WEB

Sarah Palin’s Arizona Home For Sale

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Another member of the Palin family is leaving Arizona.  First, Bristol Palin sold her Maricopa, [...]

Doberman "Stormtrooper"

December 18th, 2015|0 Comments

With the debut of Star Wars it is the perfect time for costume fans to unleash [...]

HEALTH

Healthy Learners hires new fund development associate

March 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Healthy Learners is proud to announce and welcome Aundrea’ Simons as the organization’s fund development [...]

Palmetto Health offers heart failure management system

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Palmetto Health is first health care system in the Midlands to implant the CardioMEMS Heart [...]

Palmetto Health promotes smoothies

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

It’s February and American Heart Month. Although, many people may have given up on their [...]